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  • Tesla Loses Battle to Sell Directly to Texas

    The CEO of the electric car company is considering seeking legal action on a national level, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, in order to get the right to make direct sales in \states around the country.

  • Bank of America's proposed $8.5 billion settlement offers investors more than they are likely to get if they go to trial, a lawyer argued Monday.

  • OPEC oil exporters agreed on Friday to leave output policy unchanged on Friday as oil held around the group's preferred level of $100 a barrel.

  • Investigating Austin Money Manager

    The death S. Mark Powell, a prominent Texas money manager, continues to reveal startling facts that are impacting the investing community, with CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Missing Millions In Austin

    The death of prominent private wealth manager S. Mark Powell, Invesco, is stirring up a lot of questions about unusual transactions before his death, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Motorola plans to launch a new, made-in-the-U.S. smartphone, CEO Dennis Woodside said on Wednesday, confirming speculation the cellphone maker intends to make a comeback.

  • Money Manager Dies Amid Missing Millions

    Just one month after Invesco's Atlantic Trust unit inked a deal to sell itself to Canada's CIBC, one of its money managers was found dead and millions of dollars are apparently missing, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. (1:33)

  • Death of Texas Money Manager Amid Missing Money

    A prominent money manager in Texas has passed amid reports of missing money. CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Shelly Banjo, WSJ, offer insight.

  • Austin, Texas

    Texas lawmakers sent Gov. Rick Perry more than $1 billion in proposed business tax cuts shortly before the end of the biennial legislative session.

  • CNBC has been ranking all 50 states for competitiveness since 2007. This year's report comes as states continue to get back in fighting shape—fighting for jobs, that is.

  • Advisors can appeal to an increasingly diverse consumer base by learning how to embrace cultural differences and hone interpersonal skills with distinctive groups.

  • CNBC scores all U.S. states on 55 measures of competitiveness and 10 categories, from the cost of doing business to technology and innovation.

  • Tornado Threat Continues Today

    After yesterday's tornado activity, more are expected on Tuesday in Texas and Arkansas, reports Alex Wallace, The Weather Channel.

  • Firefighters conduct search and rescue operations at a destroyed apartment complex near the fertilizer plant in West, Texas.

    There was little indication that the Texas facility that had a massive explosion on Thursday posed a danger to the community, according to evaluations by oversight groups.

  • Smoke rises as water is sprayed at the burning remains of a fertilizer plant in the town of West, Texas, early April 18, 2013.

    Officials in Texas fear the death toll will rise as they search the rubble of a fertilizer plant devastated by an earthquake-size explosion. The blast also leveled dozens of homes.

  • Cause of Texas Fire Still Unknown

    NBC's Chris Sadeghi reports the latest developments in the search and rescue operations in Texas.

  • Up to 15 Dead After Texas Plant Blast

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports the latest details on yesterday's deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas. And, a look at how the fertlizer stocks are reacting today, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Deadly Explosion Rips Through Texas Plant

    NBC's David Scott shows cell phone video of a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas that has killed up to 15 people and injured hundreds.

  • Obama Pledges Action on Guns

    Today, at a Texas community college, at least 14 people were hurt in a stabbing spree; and families of Newtown victims are pushing for federal gun laws. Lars Larson, The Lars Larson Show host; Jimmy Williams, Democratic Strategist; and Vin Weber, Former Mitt Romney senior advisor, discuss.

  • The boom in new oil and natural gas flowing through U.S. pipelines is beginning to ripple through the wider American economy.